The Government & Community Relations office works with Associated Students of UW Bothell (ASUWB), helping students understand the legislative process. We assist in setting up meetings in Olympia with Legislators. We help prepare students for those meetings by providing examples of questions they might encounter while there and assist in crafting their responses. We work closely with the ASUWB’s director of Government Relations.
The responsibilities for this position include: to represent and advocate for the needs of the entire University of Washington Bothell student body; to serve as a legislative liaison working with the University of Washington Bothell Government & Community Relations staff, Washington Student Association (WSA), University of Washington Seattle and Tacoma student governments and others; to meet regularly with the Government & Community Relations office; and to serve as the legislative liaison for state and federal matters by regularly meeting, corresponding and building relationships with local and state representatives.